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Six countries attend “Nemesis 2019” multinational exercise in Cyprus’ EEZ

Six countries participated on Wednesday in “Nemesis 2019”, a multinational Search & Rescue exercise, which was held in the exclusive economic zone (EEZ) of the Republic of Cyprus, under the general coordination of the Joint Rescue Coordination Center.

Cyprus, Greece, …

Slovakia’s Premier cuts Cyprus official visit short due to tragic accident near Nitra

Slovakia’s Premier Peter Pellegrini cut his official visit in Cyprus short due to a tragic accident in his country which resulted in the death of at least 13 people.

Pellegrini was due today to be received by Cyprus President Nicos …

AKEL’s answer to the Archbishop of Cyprus statement

We do not need to respond to the Archbishop’s statements against AKEL.

The Archbishop’s actions show who stands against the Church. The mission and role of the Church are not served by the acceptance of money from fraudsters, nor by …

The Cyprus Bank problem

Since the Government and ruling Democratic Rally party want to appear as protectors of society, we recall that they are the ones who by their very actions and decisions nourished the arbitrariness of the banks.

It is the Government and …

Firefighters have issued a cooking safety reminder after a fire at a flat in Kings Cross

Firefighters have issued a cooking safety reminder after a fire at a flat on Bidborough Street in King’s Cross.

Part of a flat on the first floor of the building was damaged by the fire.  Firefighters wearing breathing apparatus rescued …

Cyprus President Anastasiades government incapable of providing solutions to the serious problems plaguing education


The budget of the Ministry of Education and Culture is inspired by the Anastasiades-DISY government’s neoliberal ideas and has corresponding orientations. A vision and people-centred content is absent from the Budget.

The government’s actions not only haven’t led to …

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USA braces for Erdoğan’s visit 18 months after bodyguards assaulted protesters

Police in Washington DC, the US state department and the Secret Service are girding themselves for the return of Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Wednesday, 18 months after the Turkish president’s bodyguards ran riot in the city, assaulting protesters and American …

Young people invited to motivation day at Arsenal FC

  • 26 young people were treated to a day out at the Emirates Stadium

  • They were invited as part of an initiative to tackle gang and violent crime

  • The attendees had a football coaching session and stadium tour

On Tuesday 11 …

Fires in Akamas region of Cyprus, arson suspected

Simultaneous fires have erupted in the Akamas peninsular of Cyprus the emergency services are there to try and extinguish the fires there are fire prevention helicopters and forestry aircraft present. The Forestry department suspect arson

Akamas  is a  relatively inaccessible …